International Infection Prevention Week, 13-19 October 2019

15 October 2019

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International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), organised by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC), takes place from 13-19 October 2019. The theme this year is ‘Vaccines are Everybody’s Business’, which aims to help raise awareness of the role vaccines play in infection prevention and protecting public health.

Events that will take place include a Twitterchat, games, activities, polls and quizzes. IIPW has also made some infection prevention videos available as well as inforgraphics and posters, which can be viewed on the APIC website.

Source: IIPW, October 2019